About Us: Frequently Asked Questions
How do I invest?
Obtain the prospectus and account registration form by downloading them here, or email your request to us for information to be sent through the U.S. Mail. After reviewing the material, fill out the account registration form and mail it with your initial investment.
Where do I send my investment?
Send your investment to:
Green Century Funds
P.O. Box 6110
Indianapolis, IN 46206-6110
The overnight delivery address is:
Green Century Funds
c/o Huntington Asset Services, Inc.
2960 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
I'm already an investor. How can I check on my account?
Call 1-800-221-5519 between 8am and 6pm Eastern Time Monday through Friday to speak to a shareholder services representative about your account. Have your account number ready. You can also call this number 24 hours a day for current share price information and account balances. In addition, you can now access your account information on this website - if you have not signed up already, you simply need to complete a brief registration process which requires you to provide your account number and your social security number. You will have immediate online access to your Green Century Funds account(s). Click here to get started.
Are your funds no-load?
Yes. Both of the Green Century Funds are no-load mutual funds, so you do not pay a sales charge when you purchase shares. If you redeem your shares within 60 days of purchase or acquisition through exchange, you will be charged a redemption fee of 2.00% of the net asset value of the shares redeemed. See the current prospectus for more information.
Who are the people behind the Green Century Funds?
A talented group of individuals oversees the management of the Green Century Funds. (Click here to read more about them)
What is the minimum investment?
You can open an account with the Green Century Funds with a $2,500 minimum initial investment.
Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs), Uniform Gift/Transfer to Minors Accounts (UGMA/UTMA) and Education Savings Accounts may be opened with a $1,000 minimum initial investment.
A minimum initial investment of only $1,000 is required for investors who wish to open a regular investment account with an Automatic Investment Plan of $100 or more per month.
What are the Funds' Proxy Voting Policies?
Please click here to read the Proxy Voting Policies for each Fund.
Do you offer Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)?
Yes. You can open an IRA in either the Balanced Fund or the Equity Fund with a $1,000 initial investment, transfer an existing IRA account from another institution, or even consolidate several existing IRA accounts into one Green Century IRA account. The Funds offer Traditional, Roth and SEP IRAs.
Can I open an account to save for my child's or grandchild's education?
Yes. Education Savings Accounts and Uniform Gift/Transfer to Minors Accounts (UGMA/UTMA) may be opened with a $1,000 minimum initial investment.
How can I track the Funds?
Many news and financial web sites report daily share prices using the Funds' ticker symbols: GCBLX for the Balanced Fund and GCEQX for the Equity Fund.
What are the ticker symbols for your funds?
The ticker symbol for the Balanced Fund is GCBLX. The ticker symbol for the Equity Fund is GCEQX.
How are dividends and capital gains paid?
Dividends, if any, are paid twice a year, typically in June and December. Capital gains, if any, are paid once a year, typically in December.
You may choose to have dividends and capital gains reinvested in your account or paid to you by check. Dividends and capital gains for retirement accounts must be reinvested rather than paid by check.
How can I find out more?
The Green Century staff will be happy to answer your questions. Please email us at email@example.com or call us toll-free at 1-800-93-GREEN Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm Eastern Time if you have additional questions.
Review the prospectus for more complete information, including fees and expenses. Please read it carefully before you invest or send money.